Curry Rice Pilaf

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.


5 servings

Updated: Feb. 24, 2023
Salted cashews add a nice crunch to this simple rice dish flavored with curry and turmeric.


  • 2 packages (8-1/2 ounces each) ready-to-serve jasmine rice
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 cup salted whole cashews
  • 2 green onions, sliced
  • 1/2 teaspoon curry powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground turmeric
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper


  1. Heat rice according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a small skillet, melt butter over medium heat. Add the cashews, onions and seasonings; cook and stir until onions are tender, 2-3 minutes. Add rice; toss to coat.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 436 calories, 23g fat (6g saturated fat), 12mg cholesterol, 362mg sodium, 50g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 2g fiber), 10g protein.